News Release, National Weather Service

St. Marys-Calvert
Including the cities of Lexington Park, California,
Chesapeake Beach, Huntingtown, Dunkirk, North Beach, Lusby,
and Prince Frederick


...FREEZE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 8 AM EST
MONDAY...

* WHAT...Sub-freezing temperatures around 28 to 32 degrees
  expected for most areas, but warmer along the shore of the
  Potomac and Chesapeake Bay.

* WHERE...Calvert and St. Marys Counties.

* WHEN...From 2 AM to 8 AM EST Monday.

* IMPACTS...Frost and freeze conditions will kill crops, other
  sensitive vegetation and possibly damage unprotected outdoor
  plumbing.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Take steps now to protect tender plants from the cold. To prevent
freezing and possible bursting of outdoor water pipes they should
be wrapped, drained, or allowed to drip slowly. Those that have
in-ground sprinkler systems should drain them and cover above-
ground pipes to protect them from freezing.

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